The Archaeological Museum of Portus Scabris

The Archaeological Museum of Portus Scabris in Scarlino Maremma, Grosseto, Italy | Museum

The Archaeological Museum of Portus Scabris in Scarlino, Tuscany, Italy showcases fascinating treasures and finds of extensive deposits that have accumulated on the bottom ofthe Puntone di Scarlino area, some dating as far back as the 3rd century BC. There are objects that have accidently fallen into the sea from the loading and offloading of merchant ships, or broken objects deliberately discarded, and these include pottery items and amphorae. The Archaeological Museum of Portus Scabris takes you back on the journey of exhibts with artifacts guarded by the sea for centuries, the Museum itself is housed in a hydraulic toll booth from the early 900's that overlooks the wetland, marsh of Scarlino, and they offer educational workshops and excursions, and there is a bookshop.

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Via delle Collacchie 1 - Puntone
Scarlino Maremma
Tuscany
Italy
+39 0566 38552
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Archaeological Museum
Maritime Exhibitions
Merchant Ships
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